Friday, December 12, 2014

Faculty experts

Local colleges recognized for community service efforts
Providence Business News – 12/10

RI tourism spending lags far behind rest of US - quotes Prof. Ed Mazze
GoLocalProv – 12/10

Airbag compound has vexed Takata for years - quotes Prof. Jimmie Oxley
New York Times - 12/10

Nurse-run health clinic opens at Providence Rescue Mission - led by Prof. Rebecca Carley
Providence Journal – 12/11

Speakers at Sea Grant symposium warn of more devastating coastal storms - quotes Prof. Austin Becker
Providence Journal – 12/11

Battle with the sea: what we know and how we know it - quotes Prof. John King
RI Public Radio – 12/11

Did a massive volcanic eruption in India killoff the dinosaurs - quotes Prof. David Fastovsky
Washington Post - 12/11

Collaborative adds two new topics to researchprojects: workforce and infrastructure - includes URI research projects
Providence Business News - 12/11

Local activists oppose pipeline project - quotes Prof. Peter Nightengale
Channel 10 - 12/11

Applications being accepted for 2015 biz plan competition - URI a sponsor
Providence Business News - 12/11

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Air bags and die-ins

Airbag compound has vexed Takata for years - quotes Prof. Jimmie Oxley
New York Times - 12/10

When did die-ins become a form of protest - quotes Prof. Robert Widell
BBC - 12/9

International students learn from tailgating trash
EcoRI – 12/9

Tuesday, December 9, 2014